U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials say the Mobile Passport Control app will reduce wait times for U.S. citizens and Canadian visitors.
The federal agency’s Request for Proposal calls for an analytics tool that can detect “sarcasm or false positives” in tweets and other social media posts.
The rapid rise of social media has presented new challenges for the judicial and criminal justice systems.
Federal regulators say there were an estimated 142,000 animal-aircraft strikes reported between 1990 and 2013 at hundreds of airports in the United States.
The $24.1 million donation from a software company will support training and scholarships for business and engineering students, and also help establish Florida Tech’s new Center for Lifecycle and Innovation Management.
Federal authorities are offering rewards of up to $10,000 for information leading to the arrest of individuals who point powerful handheld lasers at aircraft, including police and medical transport helicopters.
Since 2000, the Internet Crime Complaint Center has received more than 3 million complaints involving more than $2 billion in reported losses.
The GPS-based redesign will cut fuel costs, reduce carbon emissions and improve airlines’ on-time performance at four airports, according to aviation management professionals.
Retired Army Gen. Ann Dunwoody, Class of 1988, received Florida Tech’s Jerome P. Keuper Distinguished Alumni Award. Dunwoody is the first woman in U.S. history to reach the rank of four-star general.
As the cost of jet fuel increases, airline executives and aviation managers are turning to alternative energy sources ranging from hardy plants to household trash.